How Knowing Before You Go Can Benefit Student Travellers

Kishan and friends in happier times, with possessions still intact.

Travelling abroad offers University students the opportunity to experience different cultures, broaden their worldview or, for some, experience a different nightlife for prices lower than you will ever find in this country. Most of the time students get away with these antics with nothing more than a few bumps and scrapes and a funny anecdote to tell. More...

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By Andrew Griffiths On Friday, February 20th, 2015

The Inbetweeners 2: An insight into the dos and don’ts of holidaying abroad

The Inbetweeners, a comedy sitcom born on Channel 4 follows four teenagers through their sixth form years. This is an awkward stage of life for the best of us, so not surprisingly the three series contain plenty More...

By Andrew Griffiths On Monday, February 16th, 2015

Why Liverpool Students Should Travel More

As hard as it is to believe, there is a world outside of University. A world capable of providing you with fulfilling experiences that your degree can’t even come close to matching, so why not use the time you More...

By Andrew Griffiths On Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

Your Chance to Find Middle Earth

Ever wished you could explore some of the breath-taking scenery of your favourite films? Well Contiki travel are making that dream a reality with their Hobbit-inspired, hassle-free trips across New Zealand that More...

By Andrew Griffiths On Friday, December 12th, 2014

The Best Christmas Markets in the World

Christmas is a time for getting together with your loved ones and remembering the things that we might take for granted the rest of the year. However, one of the added bonuses of the festive period is that all over More...

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By Emily Brady On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Teach Abroad: 5 questions answered about using your TEFL qualification.

  A Group of TEFL Teachers in Barcelona Many people, particularly students in their final year, consider the idea of teaching English abroad after graduating, and why not? It provides the opportunity to travel More...

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By Olivia Brickman On Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014

Have you ever considered TEFL?

Well here’s everything you need to know to get started, courtesy of Richard Davie – head of teacher training at TEFL Iberia – who let me bombard him with questions There seem to be several teaching More...

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By Yulanda Duff On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014


Innovation – Dam Spring Break Weekender (Easter Holidays) @ Melkweg & AIR, Amsterdam Friday 11th & Saturday 12th April 2014   In conjunction with Warning, Raveology, Royal Rumble & Criticalz.   Our More...

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By Yulanda Duff On Thursday, February 27th, 2014

Win a Contiki trip to Europe with Contiki’s #NOREGRETS Adventure Challenge- Press Release

8 trips being given away throughout exciting new online adventure campaign London, February 2014– At Contiki (, we treat every day as a new adventure, making every moment count and looking back More...

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By Megan Ainsworth On Thursday, February 20th, 2014

Ibiza – Know Before You Go!

How to Stay Safe and Enjoy this Top Summer Party Destination It’s that time of year when a lot of us will be thinking about exchanging our textbooks and revision notes for two weeks of sun, sea, sand and partying. More...